Tag Archives: shooting

In the News: Florida students out-gain peers, case dropped against former UF quarterback, father shoots his family, insurance for gun owners

By on February 21st, 2013 | Last updated: February 21, 2013 at 2:55 pm

Report: Florida students out-gain peers in other large states – A report on the five most heavily populated states showed Florida students have made the most progress in 19 years on federal tests. Florida’s fourth graders have come from well [...]

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In the News: dangerous dog walk, Jesse Jackson Jr. pleads guilty, Florida Medicare plan approved, AP class rankings, FAU works with prison firm

By on February 20th, 2013 | Last updated: February 20, 2013 at 3:36 pm

Dog slips leash in St. Petersburg; angry passerby shoots owner – A man walking his dog was shot in the leg by a disgruntles motorist when the animal darted into the road, forcing the truck to stop. Police are still [...]

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Archer shooting leaves one dead, two injured

By on January 14th, 2013 | Last updated: January 15, 2013 at 2:52 pm

Argument results in shooting leaving one man dead and two in critical condition.

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In the News: Swartz’ suicide, Jodie Foster, Archer shooting victims, Fla. Amber Alert, Obama news conference

By on January 14th, 2013 | Last updated: January 14, 2013 at 1:22 pm

Internet prodigy, activist Aaron Swartz commits suicide – Aaron Swartz, an Internet savant who at a young age shaped the online era by co-developing RSS and Reddit and later became a digital activist, has committed suicide. CNN Golden Globes 2013: [...]

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GPD officer shoots man after brief chase

By on December 13th, 2012 | Last updated: December 13, 2012 at 4:55 pm

The Gainesville Police department is currently investigating a shooting by an officer after a car chase, police said. The man is now being treated at Shands at UF.

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In The News: Publix recall, bullying in TV shows, new documents in theatre shooting

By on September 28th, 2012 | Last updated: October 1, 2012 at 12:21 pm

Publix recalls its bags of Hearts of Romaine – South Florida Sun-Sentinel.com – Publix Supermarkets has issued a voluntary recall for 10-ounce bags of Publix Hearts of Romaine because they are reported to have Lysteria monocytogenes. The U.S. Food and [...]

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How to talk with children about the movie theatre tragedy

By on July 26th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:36 am

As the investigation into the Colorado movie theatre shooting continues, many parents may wonder just how much exposure their children should have to the news coverage.  Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Blake Alderman talked with a child psychiatrist. Dr. Elias H. Sarkis, who gives some [...]

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